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Fixture Release Day: 2017/18 Sky Bet EFL fixtures revealed

21 June 2017

The 2017/18 fixtures for all three divisions of the Sky Bet EFL have been revealed, and are available to view here on and via individual club media channels.

From 9am this morning, supporters of all 72 clubs were able to find out their team’s schedule for the upcoming campaign, which kicks off live on Sky Sports with Sunderland versus Derby County at 7:45pm on Friday 4th August.

Saturday 5th August is the day when the majority of EFL supporters will see their club’s season get under way, with 33 matches taking place at the traditional 3pm kick-off time across all three divisions.

Steve Bruce will welcome his former side to Villa Park later that evening, when Aston Villa host Hull City in a 5:30pm kick-off live on Sky Sports.

The final game of the EFL’s opening weekend will see Bolton Wanderers make their return to the Sky Bet Championship, entertaining Leeds United at 4:30pm on Sunday 6th August.

TV Games: Click here to read more about 2017/18 Sky Sports matches

2017/18 Sky Bet EFL Opening Weekend fixtures

Sky Bet Championship

Friday 4th August

Sunderland v Derby County (7:45pm - live on Sky Sports)

Saturday 5th August

Aston Villa v Hull City (5:30pm - live on Sky Sports)
Bristol City v Barnsley
Burton Albion v Cardiff City
Fulham v Norwich City
Ipswich Town v Birmingham City
Nottingham Forest v Millwall
Preston North End v Sheffield Wednesday
Queens Park Rangers v Reading
Sheffield United v Brentford
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Middlesbrough

Sunday 6th August

Bolton Wanderers v Leeds United (4:30pm - live on Sky Sports)

2017/18 schedule: Click here to see the Sky Bet Championship fixtures in full

Sky Bet League One

Saturday 5th August

Bradford City v Blackpool
Bury v Walsall
Charlton Athletic v Bristol Rovers
Doncaster Rovers v Gillingham
Fleetwood Town v Rotherham United
Milton Keynes Dons v Wigan Athletic
Oldham Athletic v Oxford United
Peterborough United v Plymouth Argyle
Portsmouth v Rochdale
Scunthorpe United v AFC Wimbledon
Shrewsbury Town v Northampton Town
Southend United v Blackburn Rovers

2017/18 schedule: Click here to see the Sky Bet League One fixtures in full

Sky Bet League Two

Saturday 5th August

Accrington Stanley v Colchester United
Carlisle United v Swindon Town
Chesterfield v Grimsby Town
Coventry City v Notts County
Crawley Town v Port Vale
Crewe Alexandra v Mansfield Town
Exeter City v Cambridge United
Forest Green Rovers v Barnet
Luton Town v Yeovil Town
Morecambe v Cheltenham Town
Stevenage v Newport County
Wycombe Wanderers v Lincoln City

2017/18 schedule: Click here to see the Sky Bet League Two fixtures in full

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